The Wright County Sheriff is investigating the shooting death of a five-year-old boy.
It happened inside a camper near Hartville.
The sheriff says Timothy Deatherage shot himself with a shotgun.
It’s been ruled an accident.
Authorities tell KY3 the boy's mother asked a neighbor to watch him and his two siblings when she and her boyfriend left the camper.
The children were the only ones in the camper when the gun went off.
A five-year-old child is dead after a shooting Monday outside Hartville.
The Wright County Sheriff says the child got a hold of a gun on the property.
The shooting has been ruled an accident.